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"IKEA has given me tremendous responsiblities at a young age."

"I am responsible, but not the centre of the universe."

"My work inspires me in my private life, making me feel strong and energised."

"I don’t know what the next step will be, but I am confident that it will be interesting."

"There is not much hierarchy. Everyone is approachable."

"There are as many opportunities as you want there to be."

"IKEA doesn’t put you in a pigeonhole."

"I focus on how to engage people to reach goals"
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The year the 100th co-worker joined IKEA. Now we number 131,000 worldwide.


Number of languages you can get the IKEA catalogue. The catalogue is designed by Marketing and communications co-workers.